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Ride review - Sunday 19th February

Phil J led this ride and writes:

Seven riders gathered at the start for this undulating ride to Naseby including new rider Peter B on his first group ride. 534 more words


Are you tough enough?

The Mortirolo and the Stelvio are two of the most brutal yet beautiful climbs in the world: they echo with the feats of Fausto Coppi, Marco Pantani and many more. 98 more words


Playitas & Partners - #1: BMC Switzerland

The leading bicycle manufacturer provides Playitas Resort with top notch bikes from all categories. Every product of BMC Switzerland is the result of their unique brand philosophy: to create a quality standard that is higher than what is usually expected. 561 more words

Triathlon - Triatlón

Hammerite Rust Removal Dip

With the Columbus frame project in full swing I needed some way to remove some surface rust from the rim eyelets so looked into some chemical methods. 150 more words


Trolling Nature

We are trolls. We trolled nature and found our key to survival.

Then we drew lines, and called them lands.

Then we fought wars and invented patriotism, and called our lands, country. 95 more words


The Illusion of Freedom: The Police State Is Alive and Well

“What happened here was the gradual habituation of the people, little by little, to being governed by surprise; to receiving decisions deliberated in secret; to believing that the situation was so complicated that the government had to act on information which the people could not understand, or so dangerous that, even if the people could understand it, it could not be released because of national security… This separation of government from people, this widening of the gap, took place so gradually and so insensibly, each step disguised (perhaps not even intentionally) as a temporary emergency measure or associated with true patriotic allegiance or with real social purposes.

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Archetype reblogged this on The Road to Revelation and commented:

"Anytime you have an entire nation so mesmerized by the antics of the political ruling class that they are oblivious to all else, you’d better beware. Anytime you have a government that operates in the shadows, speaks in a language of force, and rules by fiat, you’d better beware."